Mercury and Orcus

Here is an extract from “Orcus”, on the contacts to Mercury. All the planetary contacts are covered in detail in the book. You can buy your copy here (US), or here (UK). In my view, this is an uncomfortable pairing in the extreme. Mercuryโ€™s rather whimsical predisposition to flightiness suffers inordinately under the implacable dictate… Read More

The Astrology of Breaking Down

Todayโ€™s article is a story. Not a made-up story, itโ€™s a real-life story, a part of my own story, and it demonstrates, I believe, just how astonishingly powerful astrology is when you are open to its most fundamental principles, when you are fluent (and thatโ€™s a potent word in this context) in its language, and… Read More

Mercury Pluto: Insight or Inquisition?

Continuing with my current theme of analysing Pluto contacts to personal planets, today I wish to look in detail at the Mercury – Pluto combination, which in keeping with all applications of Pluto evinces a range of difficult effects, most especially because until the behaviour is recognised and reconciled it creates a compulsion, which will… Read More